25 Things That Sound Too Crazy To Be True (But They Are!)

Posted by on June 17, 2014

Although you might not believe most of them, these are 25 things that sound too crazy to be true, but they are!

25

Russia has a larger surface area than Pluto

24

Oxford University is older than the Aztec Empire

23

France was still executing people by guillotine when Star Wars: A New Hope hit theatres

22

Nintendo was originally a trading card company

21

If the sun were the size of a white blood cell then the Milky Way Galaxy would be the size of the United States

20

There are more stars in space than there are grains of sand on every beach in the world

19

For every human on Earth there are 1.6 million ants

18

The total weight of all those ants, however, is about the same as all the humans

17

On Jupiter and Saturn it rains diamonds

16

Ten percent of all the photos ever taken were taken in the last 12 months

15

Shakespeare made up the name "Jessica" for his play Merchant of Venice

14

Your chances of being kllled by a vending machine are actually twice as large as your chance of being bitten by a shark

13

Nowhere in the Humpty Dumpty Nursery Rhyme does it say that Humpty Dumpty is an egg

12

Armadillos almost always give birth to quadruplets

11

Scotland's national animal is the unicorn